Tuesday, 9 June 2015

Turkey elections- end of single party rule?

This week Turkey went to the polls. Get some background by using these recommended resources.
The official electoral body has facts and results (currently in Turkish ) only.
OSCE observed the conduct of the elections. Find more out about their mission and read the initial findings on their website.

BBC has a basic guide to the issues on its website and does Time Magazine. Al-Jazeera centre for studies has issued a special report outlining the implications of the elections.
Al-Monitor Turkey pulse has a good collections of articles and analysis covering events.


James in Turkey - from journalist Michael Sercan Daventry has coverage. It includes polls and examination of the manifesto pledges

Analysis of Turkish politicsGood sources include:
Rethink Institute Washington DC.
Washington Institute.
Rand analysis of economic and political policy in the region.
Council on Foreign Relations.
Carnegie Endowment.
Turkey Analyst  bi-weekly publication of the Central Asia-Caucasus Institute & Silk Road Studies Joint Center
Chatham House
Centre for Policy and Research on Turkey (Research Turkey)independent, non-partisan, non-governmental organisation devoted to policy analysis

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